Evening dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-189462

Description

Light gray georgette dress with black voided velvet dots and a flesh colored silk lining. The dress has full length sheer sleeves and a permanent knotted belt that ties on the right at the waist. The dress has a simple V-neck and a long flowing flared skirt. There are three snaps at the left hip for ease in dressing. The underarm area of the lining has been patched with a green fabric. At the center back, part of the belt has come unstitched. No maker's label.

Details

Descriptive Terms

evening dress (concept)
dresses (garments)
silk (fiber)
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's Clothing
Dress

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P804

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Dimensions

14 10/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1224